Ashraful Islam Akash of Daily Manab Zamin and Humayun Kabir of Daily Jugantor were elected as president and general secretary respectively of the Executive Committee of Jagannath University Journalists’ Association (JnUJA) for the academic year 2017-2018.
JnU vice-chancellor Prof Dr Mijanur Rahman announced the result of the election around 3:00 pm while JnU Proctor Dr. Noor Mohammad was the Chief Election Commissioner of the polls.
Other office bearers are: vice-president---Jubayer Hossain Sami of Daily Banik Barta, joint secretary -- Nasrin Farhana Khanom of The Daily Peoples Times, treasurer-- Rashed Hossain of Bangladesh Pratidin, Office secretary Latuful Islam of Daily Amader Somoy while Kabir Hossain of Daily sun and Sohagh Rasif of Daily Khabarpatra were jointly elected as organisaing secretary in the polls.
Ismail Hossain of Daily Ajkaler Khabar, Naimur Rahman Nabil of Daily Inqilab was elected as executive body members.
Earlier in the day, the election was held at JnUJA’s office from 10:00am to 1:00 pm amid festive mood.